Minimalism

Part 2, Our Slow Move Towards Minimalism: A Move Abroad…

{ For the first installment, here's Part One   } The next step in our journey from the chaos of our sloppy, messy, 'pile-filled' home to a more minimalist approach came in early 2009. In late 2008 Mitch came home from work after a conversation with some of his work mates and asked me, 'Hey… Continue reading Part 2, Our Slow Move Towards Minimalism: A Move Abroad…

Europe, Travel

Amsterdam for the Weekend…

15 years of marriage?  yikes, how did that creep up so quickly? Almost 10 years ago Mitch and I were 24 years young and jumped at an opportunity for my Mother-In-Law to watch the kids for a few days whilst we snuck away together.  We escaped to a cheap caravan in Toowoomba (Queensland, Australia) during… Continue reading Amsterdam for the Weekend…

Australia, London, Travel, United Kingdom

The Jet Lag Monster

For this notoriously awful Jet Lag Monster this is how Jet Lag plays out: Day One I'm generally pretty okay on Day One.  I don't sleep well on an aircraft (2-4 hours at the most even with sleeping pills) so that first night after landing I've always kept myself awake until a reasonable hour for… Continue reading The Jet Lag Monster